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Re: [leafnode-list] Newsgroup seems corrupted
Yes, Pan has no problem, and I have used sylpheed while I was using delaymode,
but I prefer the GUI of Knode. According to another posting, the problem was
reported to KDE some time ago. They had a chance to fix it with KDE3 (I am
using KDE 3.0.3) but they haven't done anything about it,
On Thu, 30 Jan 2003 08:50 am, you wrote:
> Doug Laidlaw <laidlaws@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > "Knode has a bug.
> > "If header of the originating message refers back to itself, Knode gets
> > thrown into a loop and winds up taking CPU time and grinding away at the
> > hard drive.
> > "There is such a message in alt.os.linux.mandrake. It's in the 'rar
> > file' thread."
> > The "rar" thread is dated 28 January according to a Knode search (which
> > doesn't open
> > the article.)
> > I have texpire set at 10 days and I haven't read the article he mentions,
> > so I only need to wait. I can even set it shotrer for this ng.
> If that are the facts, then KNode should be disposed of right
> away. If they don't fix "unterminated loop" on short notice, their
> software and their management of that crisis is inadequate for any
> serious use.
> There are other good newsreaders, Pan, slrn, tin, emacs+gnus, ...
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